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posterior intraoccipital synchondrosis

 

Definition: cartilaginous union between the squamous and lateral parts of the occipital bone in the newborn.

Synonym(s): synchondrosis intraoccipitalis posteriorTA, Budin obstetric joint, posterior intraoccipital joint

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